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SEO News Round Up for February 27, 2009

February 27th, 2009 | | SEO News Roundup
  • Will the battle to find balance between engaging vs. crawl-friendly websites ever end?  To be honest, probably not in the near future. But a least there have been some positive inroads for experience-driven digital assets. For big-brand marketers and small business promoters alike, Search Engine Land provides tips to optimize digital assets to engage your audience and search engines.
  • Another much-debated issue in the web world: Adding outbound links to other websites from your own. This article from SEOmoz addresses …
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SEO News Round Up For February 20, 2009

February 20th, 2009 | | SEO News Roundup
  • For those enlisted in managing small business SEO, you know that low-cost online marketing opportunities are hard to come by. Well, GetListed.org is a great resource to add your local business information to the major search engines, plus it allows you to follow reviews and citations. SEOmoz walks you through how to get listed, navigate and understand the GetListed.org service.
  • An important part of any SEO campaign is understanding who your online competitors are, what they are doing, and …
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SEO News Round Up for February 13, 2009

February 13th, 2009 | | SEO News Roundup
  • SEO has certainly changed over time. Shimon Sandler walks us through how search engine optimization has shifted to include many other marketing activities such as social media and reputation management.
  • Motion Charts are one of the more interesting additions to the Google Analytics package in recent memory.  This post describes how you can use Motion Charts to analyze spikes in traffic.  Its important to note that Google reminds us to recognize offline events to explain trends and to review …
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SEO News Round Up for February 6, 2009

February 6th, 2009 | | SEO News Roundup
  • Optimizing your site for both users and a search engines is not easy. Read this article top learn Search Engine Watch’s take on how to develop your sites architecture and content to better serve both audiences.
  • We love to get the scoop on patent applications. These applications be quite telling about the direction that a company is planning to head. And in search, a patent application can indicate a change in the algorithm that may be coming down the pike. …
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SEO News Round Up for January 30, 2009

January 30th, 2009 | | SEO News Roundup
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SEO News Round Up for January 23, 2009

January 23rd, 2009 | | SEO News Roundup
  • A bit wordy, but Erik Cisler post on why your SEO content needs to be good puts things back into perspective for me when working on my own SEO accounts. Erik mentions that you must target human beings in your SEO content, and not just with keywords but ‘key ideas that appeal to people’.
  • How does one get links to their site? Add more content says Mike Moran from Search Engine Guide. He mentions that people ask him how …
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SEO News Round Up for January 16, 2009

January 16th, 2009 | | SEO News Roundup
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SEO News Round Up for January 7, 2009

January 7th, 2009 | | SEO News Roundup
  • Ever wonder how you can increase  your SEO rankings with a word press blog? Well Michael Martine is going to tell you in his new book, WordPress SEO Secrets that is launching today. According to Chrisg.com, he says don’t try and get this information for free from websites and forums, because you’ll just end up spending time sorting the good info from the bad. Plus this book has a money back guarantee, so there’s no …
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SEO News Round Up for January 2, 2009

January 2nd, 2009 | | SEO News Roundup
  • Shimon Sandler breaks down the SEO equation into 2 parts: Content and Links.  In this post, however, he explains the importance of content and how quantity of content factors in.  “A Content-rich site is a good thing.”
  • Google made their last Toolbar PageRank update of 2008 on Wednesday.  As reported by Search Engine Land – Matt Cutts confirmed the update via Twitter, and SEOs around the world checked to see if they had something else to celebrate for new …
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SEO News Round Up for December 26, 2008

December 26th, 2008 | | SEO News Roundup
  • Can a broken or incorrect site map hurt your search engine rankings? Mike Moran at Search Engine Journal explores this topic and provides some very helpful insights on how site maps can help and hinder your SEO campaign. As Mike says: remember, it’s all about indexing.
  • Michale Gray poses an interesting question: do social media links translate into organic rankings? That’s a good question! Read Michael’s articles to find out what he has to say on the topic and …
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